CFCA offers a wide range of services to assist importers and manufacturers in complying with Canadian food regulations. Our team of experienced food regulatory specialists and former CFIA inspectors provide the following services:

Combined Experience

50 Year

Welcome to CFCA

At the Canadian Food Consulting Agency (CFCA), we provide comprehensive regulatory consulting services to help our clients navigate the complex regulations and requirements of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Our team of regulatory specialists brings over 50 years of combined experience as former CFIA inspectors, and we leverage this expertise to provide our clients with the highest level of support and guidance.

Our mission is to help importers and processors of food meet all applicable licensing requirements by the CFIA, and to ensure that our clients remain compliant with all relevant regulations. We understand the unique challenges that our clients face in the food industry, and we work closely with them to develop customized solutions that meet their specific needs.

Our services include licensing support, regulatory compliance reviews, labeling and advertising reviews, and import/export compliance. We also offer training and education services to help our clients…

Our Team


Janet Hwang

With over 24 years in the food industry and a BSc (Food Science) from the University of British Columbia, Janet brings her clients a breadth..Read More


Katarina Smolkova

Meet Katarina Smolkova, a food regulatory specialist at the Canadian Food Consulting Agency (CFCA). With over 10 years of experience in..Read More


Have an inspection coming up?
No need to worry, we can help.

At CFCA, we understand the stress and uncertainty that comes with a CFIA inspection. That’s why our team of experts is here to help you every step of the way. We offer comprehensive pre-inspection support, including a detailed review of your facility, processes, and paperwork to ensure that everything is in compliance with CFIA regulations. During the inspection itself, we provide on-site support to answer any questions and address any issues that may arise. After the inspection, we work with you to develop and implement any necessary corrective actions. With our support, you can have peace of mind knowing that you are fully prepared for your upcoming CFIA inspection.

If your business has received a non-compliance notice or corrective action request from CFIA, don’t panic. At CFCA, our team of regulatory experts can help guide you through the corrective action process and ensure that all necessary actions are completed…